Sustainable Savings Time

Posted on 07. Nov, 2013 by in Building Science, Energy

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Southface’s South-facing windows use sunlight for heat and illumination. Great views too!

 

Green building practices save money.  Use them when you build, renovate or replace.  Maximum savings begin with good design

Atlanta’s Southface Energy Institute is regional leader in sustainable building

http://www.southface.org/about/letter/

Climate-specific primer on efficient and durable residential construction

http://www.buildingscience.com/documents/houseplans/hp-mixed-humid-recommendations

Saving money is good business for this Washington DC company

http://thefifthfuel.com/  

Open windows are cheaper than fans, healthier too

http://sustainabilityworkshop.autodesk.com/buildings/wind-ventilation

Portable pump transfers water from tub to clothes washer

Portable pump transfers water from tub to clothes washer

Japanese-style water savings

http://alicegordenker.wordpress.com/2012/09/03/recycling-bath-water-for-laundry-%E9%A2%A8%E5%91%82%E6%B0%B4%E3%83%9D%E3%83%B3%E3%83%97%E3%80%80/

 

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